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“They say it’s fraudulent, I say it’s not,” Gib Condie said of his Medicaid billing. “My attorney agrees and so we’ll meet in court and they’ll bring out the rule books and we’ll go through the rule books and determine that there was no violation of any rules or any laws.”

An indictment made public Wednesday alleges he submitted more than $6.8 million worth of “fraudulent” bills to Medicaid.
POWELLTRIBUNE.COM

Third defendant in "headless" homicide case changed his plea on Tuesday. He will spend 25-35 years in jail.
http://www.codyenterprise.com/…/article_ec7c3464-3b48-11e7-…

When the final gavel had sounded in district court Tuesday afternoon, Park County deputy prosecutor Tim Blatt crossed the aisle, shook John Marquez’s hand and said, “Good luck.”
CODYENTERPRISE.COM

A request to showcase the Buffalo Bill Center of the West with banners displayed on decorative light posts through downtown Cody met a roadblock when recently presented to the city council.

A request to showcase the Buffalo Bill Center of the West with banners displayed on decorative light posts through downtown Cody met a roadblock when recently presented to the city
CODYENTERPRISE.COM

Traffic is still able to move in both directions on the Chief Joseph Highway, but transportation officials are not sure if conditions will continue to worsen.

“We are concerned that we could lose the whole road,” said Cody Beers, a regional WYDOT spokesman.

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POWELLTRIBUNE.COM

Last week's warmer weather did not cause any flooding. 
http://www.codyenterprise.com/…/article_fecb976a-342a-11e7-…

Warmer than expected temperatures and abundant snowpack weren’t enough to unleash flooding in the Shoshone River basin last weekend as the real threat remains a few weeks away.
CODYENTERPRISE.COM

The Cody Stampede Parade in July will feature co-grand marshals. Actors Robert Taylor, who portrays Sheriff Walt Longmire in the lead role in “Longmire” on Netflix, and Adam Bartley, who plays one of his deputies, “Ferg,” are the grand marshals. Read the full story at http://www.codyenterprise.com/…/article_ba10d790-303b-11e7-….

The first grizzly of the spring was relocated on Saturday.
http://www.codyenterprise.com/…/article_3bc68e70-2f6e-11e7-…

Wyoming Game and Fish relocated a potential problem grizzly bear from the outskirts of Cody last Saturday.
CODYENTERPRISE.COM

“It’s literally raining rocks in the canyon. ... It’s a nasty mess today,” regional WYDOT spokesman Cody Beers said this afternoon. He didn't know when the road will reopen.

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Tiana Lee, a fourth-grade teacher at Sunset Elementary, was recently named 2017-18 Teacher of the Year for the Cody School District.
http://www.codyenterprise.com/…/article_8abc48fa-2ac1-11e7-…

Tiana Lee once had a teacher who made a difference in her life, creating an impact that far outlasted the fifth-grade classroom.
CODYENTERPRISE.COM

Dan Thompson, the state’s large carnivore manager says delisting could come earlier than expected.
http://www.codyenterprise.com/…/article_c0ab4de8-2928-11e7-…

Movement on the plan to delist the Yellowstone grizzly bear from the Endangered Species List could occur by June, said a highly-ranked Game and Fish official Friday night in Cody.
CODYENTERPRISE.COM

Cody Cupboard volunteers enjoy new facility.
http://www.codyenterprise.com/…/article_ae605164-2537-11e7-…

There were a few glitches along the way, but Cody Cupboard is now operating from a redesigned and refreshed building that has little resemblance to the former rundown, metal-sided recycling
CODYENTERPRISE.COM

A Cody woman is facing a felony child endangerment charge after authorities reportedly found methamphetamine in the system of her 6-month-old baby last year.

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POWELLTRIBUNE.COM

Cody will eliminate the summer school program in 2018.
http://www.codyenterprise.com/…/article_653fc58a-1e36-11e7-…

Summer school is the latest program to fall victim to declining state funding for the Cody School District. The program will be eliminated in 2018.
CODYENTERPRISE.COM

The South Big Horn County Hospital Board informed members of the public about an ongoing joint-investigation by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation.

News of the DEA-DCI investigation comes after a tumultuous month at the hospital — three providers resigned in a high-profile manner raising concerns about the Hospital's management and future.

The Drug Enforcement Administration is currently investigating a case at South Big Horn County Hospital. The DEA, along with the Wyoming Department of Criminal…
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From dusty prairies to deep seas to outer space, Jim Gilman takes art to new levels with his students at Powell High School.

Described as an innovative teacher who challenges students and encourages teamwork, Gilman was recently named the Park County School District #1’s Teacher of the Year.

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